2 Maritime books,  Logbook for Grace and Treasure Island

2 Maritime books, Logbook for Grace and Treasure Island

$23.75Price

 

2 different maritime titles, a trade paperback edition of Logbook for Grace and a  N.C. Wyeth illustrated Treasure Island, hardcover edition with 14 full page reproductions of original illustrations. Both titles are in Very Good condition. Logbook is being sold for it's decorative book cover value. Published in the 1960's it's binding may "crack" when the book is fully opened.

In 1912 Robert Cushman Murphy was a young marine zoologist at the American Museum of Natural History who was offered a chance to sail on the whaling ship Daisy from Nantucket to South Georgia.  He was also newly married and maintained a journal for her that he would later expand into this book.